Cléo Alves Pinto was born in Brazil in 1979. She is an architect and urbanist, and also have a degree in Pedagogy.
In 2015 began to take a professional interest in photography, when developed and exhibited the Project Membranas. This project was one of the fifteen finalists of the Gávea Photography Award (2016, Brazil) and one of the three winners of the best portfolio in the Brasilia Foto Capital (2016, Brazil).
Through author photography she has investigated subjects such as ways of living, relationships between public and private spaces, memory and (im) permanence.